SSH Troubles

Eric Jensen eric at emstraffic.com
Thu Mar 17 17:23:22 MST 2005


Doran Barton wrote:

>Not long ago, Eric Jensen proclaimed...
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>>When running ssh or scp it still asked for a password.  Any ideas?
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>SSH is VERY picky about permissions of the ~/.ssh directory and the
>~/.ssh/authorized_keys file. Owner-only read access, for example. Try 700
>on the directory and 600 on the authorized_keys file.
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>You can enable debugging output of sshd on the server to observe some
>output as to why it is not doing public key authentication. You can use the
>-v option to ssh on the client side to see what it is encountering from the
>server.
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>-=Fozz
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Yatta!  That seemed to work.  Thanks.

Eric



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